Other Origin(s):Czech, Hebrew, Polish
Meaning:Cart; Wagon; Waggoner
Furman is a masculine name of German origin that can be found most commonly as a surname. Stemming from the German word führ, meaning “cart” or “wagon,” it is believed to mean “waggoner” and was originally bestowed upon people who transported goods. Furman also has Polish, Hebrew, and Czech roots and comes from the Slovenian word furman, which also refers to a carter or driver of a horse-drawn carriage. Whether you’re hoping to honor baby’s heritage or celebrate their journey through life, Furman is a wonderful choice.
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